comments about just how good. i want you to listen to something he said right now. >> is your legendary status conofficialed now? >> yeah, without a doubt. this is what i came here for, and i got it. i'm so happy. so happy. i can't explain. i came out here, a lot of people were doubting me. and i showed the world they am the bev, no matter what. >> he also said that i'm a living legend and the greatest athlete ever. >> wow. >> my question to you, is he the greatest athlete ever? should athletes talk like this, first of all, and is he right? >> you know, i think true legends really let their performances do the talking for them and don't necessarily label it for themselves. i think, you know, our very own, and my good friend michael phelps, you know, he does that. it's hard to argue against having as many medals as michael has. >> i hear your friend ricky is there. do we see him? >> yeah, yeah, he's right there. >> ricky berens, how are you? good morning. how are you doing? how does that medal feel?